Amlactin

Last Update May 26, 2016
Amlactin is a skin medication.
Uses: Amlactin is approved for Dry Skin and Keratosis Pilaris and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for Acne, although this is not an approved use. Read More
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Amlactin for treating Acne

Our data suggest that Amlactin is taken for Acne, although it is not approved for this condition.

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Prescribing mode: OTC
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Lac Hydrin
1,942 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Dry Skin, Keratosis Pilaris*
Other names: Amlactin, Lac Hydrin Five, Laclotion, Geri Hydrolac, Kerasal
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
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Cetaphil
92,725 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Dry Skin, Rash
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Aveeno
82,317 discussions
Taken for: Eczema, Itching, Acne, Rash, Dry Skin
Other names: Oatmeal Bath, Aveeno Baby, Colloidal Oatmeal, Daily Moisturizing Lotion, Aveeno Daily Moisturizing
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Prescribing mode: OTC
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Taken for: Eczema, Rash, Itching, Acne, Dry Skin
Other names: Balmex, Hydrolatum, Protective Ointment, Puralube, Hydrating Healing
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Hydroquinone
19,517 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Hyperpigmentation, Scars*, Skin Lightening, Melasma
Other names: Lustra, Glyquin, Eldoquin, EpiQuin Micro, Obagi Nu-Derm Clear
Method of use: Gel, Ointment, Soap
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Satisfaction
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Acne medications
Amlactin
7,133 discussions
Taken for: Dry Skin, Acne*, Keratosis Pilaris
Other names: Lac Hydrin, AmLactin XL, Laclotion, Lac Hydrin Five, Kerasal
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
4.8
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Glytone
4,838 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Exfoliation, Keratosis Pilaris, Dry Skin
Other names:
4.1
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Retin A
114,115 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Scars, Wrinkles, Hyperpigmentation, Exfoliation
Other names: Renova, Avita, Atralin, Refissa, Tretin X
Method of use: Gel, Ointment
Prescribing mode: Rx
4.1
Satisfaction
2.9
Helpfulness
Eucerin
43,161 discussions
Taken for: Eczema, Itching, Dry Skin, Acne, Redness
Other names: Nivea, Baby Oil, Moisturizing Lotion, Moisturizing Cream, Dry Skin Therapy
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
4.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Sunblock
86,794 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Sunburn, Wrinkles, Freckles, Skin Lightening
Other names: CETAPHIL DAILY FACIAL, Total Block Clear, Sunscreen SPF 8, Neutrogena Moisture Spf15, Total Block Cover Up
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.7
Satisfaction
2.9
Helpfulness
Lac Hydrin
1,942 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Dry Skin, Keratosis Pilaris*
Other names: Amlactin, Lac Hydrin Five, Laclotion, Geri Hydrolac, Kerasal
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
Helpfulness
Cetaphil
92,725 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Dry Skin, Rash
Other names:
4.3
Satisfaction
2.6
Helpfulness
Aveeno
82,317 discussions
Taken for: Eczema, Itching, Acne, Rash, Dry Skin
Other names: Oatmeal Bath, Aveeno Baby, Colloidal Oatmeal, Daily Moisturizing Lotion, Aveeno Daily Moisturizing
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
4.8
Satisfaction
2.7
Helpfulness
Aquaphor
60,845 discussions
Taken for: Eczema, Rash, Itching, Acne, Dry Skin
Other names: Balmex, Hydrolatum, Protective Ointment, Puralube, Hydrating Healing
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
4.7
Satisfaction
3.6
Helpfulness
Hydroquinone
19,517 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Hyperpigmentation, Scars*, Skin Lightening, Melasma
Other names: Lustra, Glyquin, Eldoquin, EpiQuin Micro, Obagi Nu-Derm Clear
Method of use: Gel, Ointment, Soap
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.8
Satisfaction
3.5
Helpfulness
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